Pauline Biniszkiewicz, 100, a longtime Buffalo area resident, died Friday (Sept. 14, 2001) in Shore Life Care Center, Parksley, Va., after a lengthy illness.
Born Pauline Tyll in Depew, she attended Depew schools and worked in a silk mill in Depew making parachutes during World War I.
She moved to Kaisertown in 1934 and lived there until about 1980, when she moved to Florida. She lived in Virginia for the past several years.
She enjoyed knitting and crocheting. She made knitted coats for friends.
She was the widow of Bernard A. Biniszkiewicz, an independent insurance agent. He died in the early 1970s.
Surviving are a son, Raymond A. Binis of Painter, Va.; a daughter, Jean Lange of Orlando, Fla.; seven grandchildren; and a great-grandson.
A memorial Mass will be offered at 10 a.m. Oct. 2 in St. Teresa of the Infant Jesus Church, 3840 Macklem Ave. at College Avenue, Niagara Falls. Burial will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Cheektowaga.